The 16th-century “Florentine Codex” offers a Mexican Indigenous perspective that is often missing from historical accounts of the period.
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for the sake of realism
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Meet Enheduanna — a high priestess, princess and poet more than four millennia ago.
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A new book tells the story of the painstaking process to preserve the 1,200-year-old Faddan More Psalter
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Discussing bad historical takes through the lens of sci-fi literature.
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An Early 20th Century Manuscript from Isfahan
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On Cooking, Rosh Hashanah, and Inhabiting a Fictive World
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What can you tell about Moby Dick and other literary masterpieces after you’ve stripped out all the words?
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On reading YA books as an adult.
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My 8 year old son, Griffin, just published a fantasy novel
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As technology disrupts the business model of traditional publishers, the industry must imagine new ways of capturing the value of a book.
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